In the 1860s, a route that settlers, miners and soldiers navigated from central Wyoming to gold strikes in Montana was like a fuse that ignited an explosion of westward expansion, Native American distrust and eventual tribal marginalization.
CLAIM: American soldiers died during an operation to retrieve a server from a CIA facility in Frankfurt, Germany, that was hiding election dat…
Prince Harry has sent a message of support for military veterans taking part in a gruelling trek across Oman for armed forces charity Walking With The Wounded.
World War II has erupted, and American soldiers need help. Who better to answer the call than man’s best friend? A finalist for the High Plains Book Awards Children’s Book category, “Major: A Soldier Dog” provides the answer.
A century ago, a Canadian soldier launched a literary legacy when he adopted a black bear cub and named it after his hometown of Winnipeg. The soldier took the cub across the pond and eventually donated it to the London Zoo, where Winnie became the inspiration for the well-loved character. Today, Winnipeg’s Pavilion Gallery Museum, the centerpiece of Assiniboine Park, houses a permanent collection of Winnie the Pooh artifacts and memorabilia, including a painting by the book’s original illustrator. For now, while the border remains closed, consider rereading the classic or go on a teddy bear hunt in your neighborhood. More to explore: www.tourismwinnipeg.com
HELENA — There’s seldom a dull moment with the military police (MP) during times of war. Helena’s John Horn, who served as an MP in Saigon dur…
Ethan Hawke stars as abolitionist John Brown in this humorous and dramatic limited series based on James McBride’s acclaimed novel. It’s told from the point of view of “Onion,” a fictional enslaved boy who becomes a member of Brown’s motley family of abolitionist soldiers battling slavery in Kansas, and eventually finds himself in the famous 1859 Army depot raid at Harpers Ferry. (Aug. 9, Showtime).
As the federal government gauges the interest of states in deploying National Guard soldiers to Washington, D.C., Montana didn't offer to go, state officials confirmed Thursday.
The Montana National Guard has completed work at the MetraPark Expo Center on a 90-bed mobile medical facility designed for low-acute, non-COVID-19 patients.
Spike Lee has an important announcement about his new movie ‘Da 5 Bloods’, starring Chadwick Boseman.
As a part of the plan to reopen Montana, additional airmen and soldiers with the Montana National Guard were activated Tuesday to construct a 90-bed temporary medical care facility at the MetraPark Expo Center in Billings.
So there it was, the virus Montana knew was coming, as attested to on Page 1 of the Missoulian on Oct. 1, 1918.
Immunization against the flu was not practiced in 1918, and thus played no role in ending the pandemic.
Billings resident Calvin Cumin has completed and published a book about a young Crow fighter called "Sword Bearer" who rose to power as a warrior and medicine man in 1887.
The military is known for pushing people to their mental and physical limits, and this technique is no different, albeit in a soothing way.
HELENA — Kimberly Curtis turned 21 on Nov. 22 and she received a gift she won’t likely forget. She was able to take a break from her daily routine and ride a fifteen-year-old Bavarian mare named Liberator.
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Around this time of the year, Salvation Army's red kettles are everywhere. A religious historian explains how this British evangelical church came to make such an impact.
A soldier from Montana has died in Iraq.
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CLAIM: Photo shows a Turkish soldier helping a child drink from a water bottle with the implication it was taken during the military offensive launched by Turkey last week in northern Syria.